- Sankaty Advisors, LLC And Starwood Capital Group Acquire €800 Million Spanish Loan Portfolio
October 24 2014 3:10 AM ET
LONDON, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sankaty Advisors, LLC, the independently managed credit affiliate of Bain Capital, and Starwood Capital Group, a leading global private investment firm, announced today that they have acquired, through a controlled affiliate, a portfolio of secured and unsecured loans from BFA-Bankia Group.
- D-Link Offers Up Free Wi-Fi Cameras to Ghost Hunters
October 24 2014 3:01 AM ET
- Vorwerk Selects Cognizant for a Wide Range of IT Services
October 24 2014 3:00 AM ET
FRANKFURT, Germany, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH), a global leader in information technology, consulting and business process services, today announced that it has been selected by the Vorwerk Group to transform its IT infrastructure and provide application services. Vorwerk, an international direct-sales company with subsidiaries in 24 countries around the world, will achieve higher levels of business agility and service quality.
- Head of Innovation for Bayer and The National Director for Patient and Information of NHS England to Keynote Health 2.0 Europe 2014
October 24 2014 2:05 AM ET
LONDON, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kemal Malik, Head of Innovation at Bayer, and Tim Kelsey, National Director for Patient and Information for NHS England are slated to keynote the upcoming 5th Annual Health 2.0 Europe conference on November 10-12 in London, UK. The international digital health conference will feature a wide variety of sessions on some of the most important topics in digital health including:
- London FinTech Startup Adds $250bn to Shareholding Disclosure Service in One Month
October 24 2014 2:00 AM ET
LONDON and NEW YORK, October 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
FundApps, a provider of online compliance services, today announced the signing of three new clients to Rapptr, a unique cloud-based service developed for financial organisations to monitor disclosure requirements including short-selling, major shareholdings and takeover panel.
- Shochiku Launches Multilingual Kabuki Community on OKWave Site
October 24 2014 2:00 AM ET
TOKYO, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shochoku Co., Ltd. launched on Oct. 24 a multilingual social community for Kabuki fans around the world on a multilingual social media site, OKWave Thank You, where users are able to communicate in 20 languages. It is part of efforts by the operator of Kabukiza Theatre to expand its services for foreigners.
- Tokyo Metropolitan Government Launches "Hungry for Tokyo" Restaurant Campaign in New York and Los Angeles
October 24 2014 2:00 AM ET
NEW YORK, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tokyo's world-class culinary art coupled with unique, delectable Tokyo-themed dishes are at the heart of a new tourism campaign launched in New York and Los Angeles this week by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG).
- Ballast Nedam Trading Update for the Third Quarter of 2014
October 24 2014 1:30 AM ET
NIEUWEGEIN, the Netherlands, October 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
The poor market conditions showed no improvement in the third quarter. Competition was consequently considerable, and accordingly prices have not improved. Ballast Nedam achieved a somewhat lower revenue than in the third quarter of 2013, which is attributable in particular to declining revenue in Infrastructure. Unlike the first half-year, Ballast Nedam has acquired several major projects on the domestic market in the third quarter.
- Chinese Patent Medicine Market Trends Analysis and 2018 Forecasts
October 24 2014 1:00 AM ET
DALLAS, October 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
- U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for October 24
October 24 2014 12:01 AM ET
WASHINGTON, Oct. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau:
- UHC Honors Top Academic Medical Centers With 2014 Supply Chain Awards
October 23 2014 11:55 PM ET
CHICAGO, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UHC announced the winners of the 2014 UHC Supply Chain Performance Excellence Award, UHC Supplier Diversity Leadership Award, and UHC Sustainability Award at the UHC Annual Conference 2014 in Las Vegas.
2014 UHC Supply Chain Performance Excellence Award
Honored for excellence in supply chain management, the UHC Supply Chain Performance Excellence Award winners are:
- UHC Honors Barnes-Jewish Hospital With 2014 Rising Star Award
October 23 2014 11:50 PM ET
CHICAGO, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UHC named Barnes-Jewish Hospital the 2014 recipient of the Rising Star Award during the UHC Annual Conference 2014 in Las Vegas. The award recognizes significant improvements in ranking in UHC's annual Quality and Accountability Study, which identifies exemplary performance in patient safety, mortality, clinical effectiveness, and equity of care.
- Twelve Academic Medical Centers Receive 2014 UHC Quality Leadership Award
October 23 2014 11:45 PM ET
CHICAGO, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UHC announced today the top-performing academic medical centers that have won the 2014 UHC Quality Leadership Award. The award is given to UHC member academic medical centers that have demonstrated superior performance in delivering high-quality, safe, efficient, patient-centered, and equitable care.
The 2014 winners are:
- Huge benefits for .NET Developers - ComponentPro Releases new FTP, SFTP, Mail, PDF, SAML and ZIP components for .NET, Xamarin Android and iOS, and .NET CF
October 23 2014 11:30 PM ET
WALNUT, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ComponentPro, a division of ATP, Inc., is proud to announce its entry into the exciting new Apple iOS and Android applications market with the launch of Ultimate components for Xamarin iOS and Android.
- AACVB Chooses Bangkok for Headquarters, Strengthening Thailand's Reputation as the Region's Business Events Hub
October 23 2014 11:25 PM ET
BANGKOK, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewsire/ -- Panellists and delegates attending the 7th Asia for Asia Summit on 30 September 2014 in Bangkok agreed in consensus on five key trends identified as crucial to success in the business events arena in Asia, ranging from ever-increasing demands on business results and sustainability to transformational technology and strategic partnerships.
- Pelvalon Announces New Analysis from the LIFE Pivotal Trial at the 2014 ICS Conference and Unveils the Brand Name for its Vaginal Bowel Control Therapy
October 23 2014 11:05 PM ET
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct.
- Costar Technologies Announces Date of 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
October 23 2014 10:40 PM ET
COPPELL, Texas, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Costar Technologies, Inc. (the "Company") (OTC Markets Group: CSTI) announced today that the Company's 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on December 16, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. local time at the offices of McGladrey, LLP located at 1185 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10036. Last year, the Company held its annual meeting on October 7, 2013.
- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® for China Increased in September
October 23 2014 10:00 PM ET
BEIJING, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for China increased 0.9 percent in September to 302.6 (2004 = 100), following a 0.7 percent increase in August and a 1.3 percent increase in July. Five of the six components contributed positively to the index in September.
- Onvia Sets Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference Call for Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. ET
October 23 2014 10:00 PM ET
SEATTLE, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Onvia, Inc. (NASDAQ: ONVI), a leading provider of comprehensive government business intelligence, will hold a conference call on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 at 4:30 p.m. ET to discuss its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014, following the release of its financial results after the close of market.
Members of Onvia's executive management team will host the presentation, followed by a question and answer period.
- Greenbrier announces webcast and conference call of quarterly financial results
October 23 2014 8:46 PM ET
LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greenbrier Companies, Inc. [NYSE:GBX] invites shareholders and other interested parties to listen to its financial results conference call for the fourth quarter ended August 31, 2014, live, either over the Internet or via dial in.
What: The Greenbrier Companies Q4 2014 Financial Results Conference Call
When: Thursday, October 30, at 8:00 a.m. PDT